David Morris Feldman Day

Ellen joined in the celebration honoring city attorney David Feldman for his years of service. We wish David the best of luck in his new endeavors.

David Morris Feldman Day

MFAH unveils $450 million redevelopment plan

Project intends to reframe institution as heart of city's cultural life.

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New City Policy Promotes Fiscal Responsibility

Strengthened financial reserves and increased transparency are highlights of new policies approved by Council.

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Jan. 28, 2015Houston Public Media

Draft Goals For Houston’s General Plan Is Making The Rounds To Civic Groups

Public engagement has begun on the first general development plan in the City of Houston in decades. Jennifer Ostlind with development services described the outline she hopes will help the city put together the comprehensive plan, which includes looking at the economy, the environment, education and growth in future decades. Continue Reading »

Jan. 22, 2015City of Houston

29th Annual Arbor Day Celebrates Super Neighborhood Action Plan (SNAP) Tree Requests

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department (H.P.A.R.D.) will hold the city’s 29th Annual Arbor Day Celebration on Saturday, January 24, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with an official ceremony and tree planting event. The ceremony will be held at 4315 W. Fuqua, 77045, in the parking lot of the New Faith Church. Trees will be planted in the esplanades of Hiram-Clark Road, West Orem Drive, and Buffalo Speedway. Continue Reading »

Jan. 21, 2015City of Houston

Changing Face of Houston: a Civic Engagement Series at the HPL

The Houston Public Library presents The Changing Face of Houston a Civic Engagement Series presentation beginning Monday, January 26, 2015 through Tuesday, September 22, 2015. This series presentation is about getting Houstonians to become involved in listening, learning and engaging in their communities. Continue Reading »

Jan. 21, 2015City of Houston

Parker Names City’s First Chief Compliance Officer

Mayor Parker announced today that she has appointed Lynette K. Fons to the newly created position of Chief Compliance Officer for the City of Houston. Continue Reading »